2019 Best article prize assigned – 1st Dog behavior award

BEHAVIOR

After examining the published papers, the selection board, made up of the Direttore responsabile, the editor in chief and the editorial manager, decided to award the prize for the best scientific article published in 2019 on Dog Behavior to the review article:

"Management of specific fears and anxiety in the behavioral medicine of companion animals: punctual use of psychoactive medications"
Patrizia Piotti, Stefania Uccheddu, Maurizio Alliani, Chiara Mariti, Valentina Nuti, Asahi Ogi, Ludovica Pierantoni, Angelo Gazzano.

the review provides an accurate summary of the most appropriate medications for punctual use in case of specific fear and anxiety in cats and dogs, contributing significantly to the protection of animal welfare.